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Cayman Islands

Cayman Islands flag
Capital
George Town

Population
41,000

Independence
N/A
National sports hero
Kareem Streete-Thompson (100m/long jump)

Watch out for
Andrew Mackay (100m/200m backstroke)

Their athletes have put in some strong performances in swimming and sprinting in Games without failing to conjure up any medals as yet.

The Cayman Islands have taken part in six Games, their first coming in 1978.

A team of 15 took part in 1998 but could not manage that elusive place on the podium.

Did you know?
Hundreds of international swimmers converge on the Cayman Islands in June every year for the Annual One Mile Sea Swim along the world famous Seven-Mile Beach of Grand Cayman one of the top open water races in the world.

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